Josh Burkman (pictured) has just committed the ultimate no-no. Not only did the veteran throw a fight, but he’s now admitting to the MMA world that he did so.
That, or Ben Askren really got under Burkman’s skin and he panicked and thumbed out the first thing that came to his mind on Twitter.
Askren, who was denied entry into the UFC after getting released by Bellator MMA last...
Rousimar Palhares moments after submitting Steve Carl for the WSOF welterweight title. Mandatory Credit: Dave Mandel/mmafighting.com
Rousimar Palhares finally captured an MMA title this past Saturday as he beat Steve Carl in the first round at WSOF 9, winning the WSOF welterweight title. Palhares won the fight the way he always wins, with the heel hook. Some say Palhares held the...
Main card Weight class Method Round Time Notes Welterweight Rousimar Palhares def. Steve Carl (c) Submission (inverted heel hook) 1 1:09 [a] Bantamweight Marlon Moraes def. Josh Rettinghouse Decision (unanimous) (50-44, 50-44, 50-44) 5 5:00 [b] Middleweight Yushin Okami def. Svetlozar Savov Submission (arm triangle choke) 2 4:46 Welterweight Josh Burkman def. Tyler Stinson KO […]
We are less than an hour away from the World Series of Fighting 9 main card on NBCSN. The main event between Steve Carl and Rousimar Palhares promises to be one of the best fights so far this year. Follow me on Twitter for live tweets during the event.
Here are my predictions for tonight’s fights:
Ozzy Dugulubgov vs. Johnny Nunez
Nunez over Dugulubgov (Split Decision)
The main question heading itno today’s weigh in was whether Rousimar Palhares would make weight ahead of tomorrow night’s title fight against champion Steve Carl. Well everyone can take a huge sigh of relief because Palhares weighed in comfortably at 170 lbs.
It did take two attempts for Palhares due to an error message on the scale which had everyone waiting in confused speechlessness...
If your are needing a MMA fix this weekend after Bellator 114 today, World Series of Fighting is putting on a pretty solid card on Saturday March 29th on NBC Sports Network. The main and co-main feature two UFC stand outs in some interesting match ups.
Yushin Okami makes his return since his cut from the UFC as he takes on Svetlozar Savov and in the main event Steve Carl will defend...
WORLD SERIES OF FIGHTING 9CONFERENCE CALL HIGHLIGHTSPre-fight Media Call Featuring Ray Sefo, Ali Abdelaziz, Steve Carl,Rousimar Palhares, Marlon Moraes, Josh Rettinghouse, Josh Burkman, Tyler StinsonClick Here for streaming audio of the conference callLAS VEGAS (March 18, 2014) – World Series of Fighting hosted a media conference call on Tuesday with “World Series of Fighting...
World Series of Fighting 9
When: March 29th, 2014
Where: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada
How: NBC Sports Network (9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT)
(NBC Sports Network 9:30PM ET/6:30PM PT)
Mike Corey vs. Shane Kruchten
Ozzy Dugulubgov vs. Johnny Nunez
Josh Burkman vs. Tyler Stinson
Marlon Moraes vs. Josh Rettinghouse (for inaugural WSOF featherweight title)
World Series Of Fighting 9 is now official for March 29th, with the event set to take place at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, headlined by two world title fights. Check out the official press release below for all of the details. Two world title fights headline World Series of Fighting 9on March 29 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las VegasWelterweight...